CJE/14/62  15-04-2014 - In exempting the private production of small quantities of spirits from excise duty, Hungary has infringed EU law 
Court of Justice - Press and Information Court of Justice of the European Union PRESS RELEASE No 62/14 Luxembourg, 10 April 2014 Judgment in Case C‑115/13 Commission v Hungary Where spirits manufactured by a distillery from fruit supplied by fruit growers are for the personal use of the latter, Hungary must apply the minimum rate...
CJE/14/61  15-04-2014 - A Member State may not exclude from a tax exemption dividends paid by nationally established companies to an investment fund established in a non‑Member State if there exists between the two States an obligation of mutual administrative assistance 
Court of Justice - Press and Information Court of Justice of the European Union PRESS RELEASE No 61/14 Luxembourg, 10 April 2014 Judgment in Case C‑190/12 Emerging Markets Series of DFA Investment Trust Company v Dyrektor Izby Skarbowej w Bydgoszczy It is however for the national court to examine whether the agreed mechanism for the...
CJE/14/60  15-04-2014 - The Court in part allows the appeals in the cases concerning the cartel on the gas insulated switchgear market 
Court of Justice - Press and Information Court of Justice of the European Union PRESS RELEASE No 60/14 Luxembourg, 10 April 2014 Judgments in Joined Case C-231/11P, C-232/11 P and C-233/11 P and in Joined Cases C-247/11 P and C-253/11 P Commission v Siemens Österreich and Others, Siemens Transmission & Distribution v Commission, Siemens Transmission & Distribution and Nouva...
CJE/14/59  15-04-2014 - According to Advocate General Nils Wahl, the mere fact that a citizen chooses to acquire the title of lawyer in another Member State for the purpose of benefitting from more favourable legislation is not an abuse of rights 
Court of Justice - Press and Information Court of Justice of the European Union PRESS RELEASE No 59/14 Luxembourg, 10 April 2014 Advocate General’s Opinion in Joined Cases C-58/13 and C-59/13 Angelo Alberto Torresi and Pierfrancesco Torresi v Consiglio dell'Ordine degli Avvocati di Macerata A practice of refusing nationals, who obtained the title in another...
CJE/14/58  15-04-2014 - The amount of the levy payable for making private copies of a protected work may not take unlawful reproductions into account 
Court of Justice - Press and Information Court of Justice of the European Union PRESS RELEASE No 58/14 Luxembourg, 10 April 2014 Judgment in Case C‑435/12 ACI Adam BV and Others v Stichting de Thuiskopie, Stichting Onderhandelingen Thuiskopie vergoeding The fact that no applicable technological measure to combat the making of unlawful private copies exists is...
CJE/14/57  15-04-2014 - Official visit of the Court of Justice of the European Union to Poland 
Court of Justice - Press and Information Court of Justice of the European Union PRESS RELEASE No 57/14 Luxembourg, 9 April 2014 As part of the constant contact which the Court of Justice of the European Union maintains with the highest courts of the Member States, a delegation from the Court is to pay an...
CJE/14/56  15-04-2014 - The General Court confirms the Commission Decision ordering Greece to recover aid granted to cereal producers and agricultural cooperatives in 2008 
Court of Justice - Press and Information General Court of the European Union PRESS RELEASE No 56/14 Luxembourg, 9 April 2014 Judgment in Case T‑150/12 Greece v Commission That aid constituted an interest-rate subsidy and a 100% State guarantee granted in respect of loans amounting to €150 million1.
CJE/14/55  15-04-2014 - Payees may be generally prohibited from levying charges on the payer whatever the payment instrument selected 
Court of Justice - Press and Information Court of Justice of the European Union PRESS RELEASE No  55/14 Luxembourg, 9 April 2014 Judgment in Case C‑616/11 T-Mobile Austria GmbH v Verein für Konsumenteninformation Such a prohibition may also apply to a mobile telephone operator T-Mobile Austria, a provider of mobile telephone services in Austria,...
CJE/14/54  15-04-2014 - The Court of Justice declares the Data Retention Directive to be invalid 
Court of Justice - Press and Information Court of Justice of the European Union PRESS RELEASE No 54/14 Luxembourg, 8 April 2014 Judgment in Joined Cases C‑293/12 and C-594/12 Digital Rights Ireland and Seitlinger and Others It entails a wide-ranging and particularly serious interference with the fundamental rights to respect for private life and to...
CJE/14/53  15-04-2014 - By prematurely bringing to an end the term served by its Data Protection Supervisor, Hungary has infringed EU law 
Court of Justice - Press and Information Court of Justice of the European Union PRESS RELEASE No 53/14 Luxembourg, 8 April 2014 Judgment in Case C‑288/12 Commission v Hungary The independence of the authorities responsible for the protection of personal data requires Member States to allow those authorities to serve their full term of office...